The Operational Technical Specialist provides technical subject
matter support and performs a variety of test and evaluation
functions as a member of a dynamic, interdisciplinary team in
support of the Joint Integrated Network - Korea (JIN-K) Quick
reaction Test (QRT) at the Joint Staff, Suffolk, Virginia.
Essential Job Functions:
Provides liaison to the warfighter community during the conduct
of QRT activities including research and developing non-material
test products to support the QRT process.
Works with other test planners to identify warfighter problems
and develop test issues and preliminary content of Tactics,
Techniques and Procedures (TTPs) .
Attends QRT process meetings such as Working Groups and Joint
Warfighter Advisory Group; interfaces with Service and JT&E
Joint Test Support Cell during the conduct of test planning and
Participates in JIN-K QRT execution activities including:
supporting research, development of TTPs, identifying test issues,
operational effectiveness measures, and contributes to initial
Project Master Plan development.
Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S.
Citizenship is required.
High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of 16 years of
relevant operational experience, an Associate's degree plus 10
years, a Bachelor's degree plus 8 years or a Master's degree plus 6
years of experience is required.
Position requires an active SECRET clearance.
A strong background in cybersecurity and C5ISR systems and
Operational experience in the planning and employment of C5ISR
systems and operations, command and control processes, flow of data
between sensors, command centers and strike assets at the tactical
and theater level and one of the following:
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with operations in Korean
Theater, to include use of advanced tactical datalinks, and
Direct experience developing, evaluating, or revising Tactics,
Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs).
Detailed understanding of cyber threat vectors and mitigating
actions to ensure availability, security, and non-repudiation of
Strong interpersonal skills to support QRT team outreach with
the operational community.
Working knowledge of MS Office suite of products.
Previous T&E experience participating in activities such as
test planning, execution, observation, data collection, data
management/ analysis, and/or developing post-test reports. Previous
JT&E or OT&E experience is highly desired.